More shocking details surfaced in the sensational murder of Priyanka Sahu that occurred on July 6th in Bhimatangi area of Bhubaneswar. These details emerged after the Commissionerate Police thoroughly questioned accused Jagannath Pradhan today (July 21). As per police sources, the entire murder was an extensively planned act and Jagannath had penned his suicide note almost 4 days prior to executing the crime. Jagannath revealed to the police that he had asked the victim to run away with him on that fateful day. However, a heated altercation had ensued between the two, after Priyanka had refused. The accused had then proceeded to put sindoor on the victim’s forehead before committing the crime. The investigation also revealed that even though Jagannath had planned to kill the victim’s son and the victim before killing himself, he was unable to do so after the child was taken by the house owner after being given ‘dahibara’.
Published: Dipti Ranjan Das
Last updated: 22 July 2021, 09:49 AM IST
These visuals are purportedly from the Non-Trauma casualty ward of SCB Medical College & Hospital in Cuttack, which is the premier hospital in the State.